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Sheet Metal Workers

Scope of Work: Sheet Metal Workers make, install and maintain air-conditioning, heating, ventilation and pollution control duct systems; roofs, siding; rain gutters and downspouts; skylights; restaurant equipment; outdoor signs; and many other building parts and products made from metal sheets. They also work with fiberglass and plastic materials. Although some workers specialize in fabrication, installation of maintenance, most do all three jobs. Sheet Metal Workers also fabricate metal used in paint ovens and spray booths.


  • High school diploma or GED
  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • $40 non-refundable, application fee
  • Take and pass 3-part entrance exam which can be found at

Length of Program: 5 years

Sheet Metal Workers Local 80 Training Center
32700 Dequindre Road
Warren, Michigan 48092
Phone: (586) 979-5190
Fax: (586) 979-4282

Sheet Metal Workers Local 292 Training Center
64 Park Street
Troy, Michigan 48083
Phone: (248) 589-3237
Fax: (248) 589-0071

Open Enrollment Dates:
Accepting applications every 2nd Wednesday of the month from 9am-1pm.

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